Examples of ruler in a Sentence
a summit attended by a number of rulers from around the world
This ruler shows inches and centimeters.
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North Korea is changing, quietly but powerfully, with the rise of the young ruler Kim Jong Un echoing even to those secret trails.
The gifts also align with our campus theme, 'Serve with Compassion' as these very important rulers honor a small child with three gifts.
The statue was originally thought to possibly depict Pharaoh Ramses II, one of Egypt’s most famous ancient rulers.
Jupiter is Sagittarius’ native ruler, so this transit serves as a cosmic homecoming, one filled with optimism, enthusiasm, and renewed energy.
Electricity, building materials, safe lodgings for workers -- South Sudan’s former ruler is offering them all to help restore output in a key northern region.
The woke activists, the angry Sanders socialists and social justice warriors are just as certain that the system is rigged, that rulers are corrupt and that the temple has to be torn down.
Prince Alwaleed, a flamboyant character, has sometimes used his prominence as an investor to aim barbs at the kingdom's rulers.
The pretext for this development is an epic gladiatorial contest overseen by a preening, sadistic ruler known as the Grandmaster played by Jeff Goldblum, a choice that’s typical of the movie’s self-consciousness.
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First Known Use of ruler
Synonymsautocrat, potentate, monarch, sovereign (also sovran)
Related Wordscoruler; Caesar, czar (also tsar or tzar), emir (or amir also ameer), emperor, empress, kaiser, khan, khedive, king, lord, mikado, mogul, prince, queen, satrap, shah, sultan, suzerain; authoritarian, Big Brother, despot, dictator, führer (or fuehrer), monocrat, overlord, paramount, tyrant
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